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A caregiver is a person who assists the elderly by performing a number of tasks. Caregivers typically visit seniors in their homes, ...
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Beaufort caregiver charged with stealing from 2 patients - Hilton Head Island Packet

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Hilton Head Island Packet Beaufort caregiver charged with stealing from 2 patients Hilton Head Island Packet A Beaufort woman hired as a home health care assistant was arrested for stealing from two elderly patients Friday after the victims'...
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Caregiver Stress is No Joke

Caregiver Stress is No Joke | caregiving | Scoop.it
Start by taking a Caregiver Stress Test developed by the American Medical Association or the Alzheimer's Association. Just by taking this test you may start to realize you are nearer to the breaking point than you thought.
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Stress can effect you 

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What Being a Professional Caregiver Means to Me « News and ...

What Being a Professional Caregiver Means to Me « News and ... | caregiving | Scoop.it
Like a lot of other direct care workers, I found my way to my career through caring for a member of my own family. Three years ago, my husband was diagnosed with Lou Gehrig's disease and entered into hospice care.
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Being a caregiver has many paths

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A Talk with Charity: Water's Scott Harrison - CareGivers Christian ...

Article source: http://www.cntraveler.com/daily-traveler/2012/07/charity-water-scott-harrison-africa-travel.
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Caregiver Stress « MHPI, Inc.

As our family members and loved one's age, creating plans to care for them become top priority. In previous posts we've discussed “Having the Conversation” as well as different ways to finance care, but now we would like to ...
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A Caregiver’s Hospital Survival Kit: 20 Must-Have Items

A Caregiver’s Hospital Survival Kit: 20 Must-Have Items | caregiving | Scoop.it

"Taking your Parents to the hospital"

"blog (RT @AARPCares: Blogger @AmyGoyer knows!"

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Book review: Dr. Ruth's Guide for the Alzheimer's Caregiver

Book review: Dr. Ruth's Guide for the Alzheimer's Caregiver | caregiving | Scoop.it
Your mother scared the daylights out of you last week. She said she was going for a quick walk but when she didn't return three hours later, you went looking.
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Alzheimer's caregiving can be stressful

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My First Year Without Mom - Confessions of a Master Caregiver

My First Year Without Mom - Confessions of a Master Caregiver | caregiving | Scoop.it
The musings of a daughter's journey as an unexpected caregiver. (by Pamela)
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Touching story

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What and who is a caregiver? Many of us will be - Marion Star

What and who is a caregiver? Many of us will be - Marion Star | caregiving | Scoop.it
What and who is a caregiver? Many of us will be
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I was, am and always will be a caregiver. I didn't choose the job, it was thrust upon me. The word caregiver emotes various visions — mostly of an elderly woman caring for an older man.
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Are you caring for your parents

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Care Solutions, Elder Services Personal Care-Caring Senior Service

Care Solutions, Elder Services Personal Care-Caring Senior Service | caregiving | Scoop.it
Caring Senior Service provides home care solutions for seniors. Our GreatCare method delivers elder services to help seniors remain safe at home.
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Are You a Healthy Alzheimer's Caregiver? | Seniors Guide Online Blog

Are You a Healthy Alzheimer's Caregiver? | Seniors Guide Online Blog | caregiving | Scoop.it
For caregivers, paying attention to their own needs is essential to remaining healthy and able to take care of their loved ones. If you are becoming overwhelmed with all of the responsibilities associated with caregiving, here ...
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